Funding to improve safety at NW 200

The North West 200 road race is to receive funding of £124,000 from the NI Executive towards improving safety measures at the event.

Monday, 17th October 2016, 5:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 6:52 pm

Communities Minister Paul Givan said the cash would go towards the purchase of important equipment to improve the safety of the course for competitors and spectators alike.

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He added: “It is important that we do what we can to make the races a safe and memorable experience for everyone and this funding will contribute to that.”